StrongLoop launched in 2013 offering an open-source enterprise version of Node.js. Acquired by IBM in 2015, the StrongLoop team continues to build LoopBack, the open-source Node.js API Framework. IBM continues to contribute and support the StrongLoop community through these projects that provide key technologies for the API economy:

Highly-extensible, open-source Node.js framework ideal for APIs.
A JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine.
Create fully functional GraphQL wrappers for existing REST(-like) APIs.

We also support these key technologies for API development:

Node.js logoNode.js. Get projects done quickly, leverage the broad knowledge of JavaScript, and scale to the massive concurrency needed for mobile, IoT and next-generation web APIs.

OpenAPI Initiative logoOpenAPI Spec. Open standard for defining and describing your API.

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Oct 21, 2020

Fall is the season of the harvest. We’re glad to see the good progress that we’ve made in the past 3 months, together with the contributions fro...

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Oct 14, 2020

LoopBack 3 is approaching its end-of-life at the end of the year for com...

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Oct 7, 2020

We bring another month of new features, fixes, and improvements in documentation and developer experience in LoopBack. Make sure to update your ...

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